Newfoundland and Labrador First Aid Requirements

Newfoundland & Labrador First Aid Requirements

 

The first aid requirements for businesses in Newfoundland and Labrador are based on the number of employees working on a given shift as well as the type of industry.

For the most current regulations, refer to the 
Newfoundland and Labrador Occupational Health and Safety First Aid Regulations
. For a brief summary of the required kits please see below:

 

1 Employee:

1 Newfoundland & Labrador #1 Kit

 

1-14 Employees:

1 Newfoundland & Labrador #2 Kit (or higher if required by an officer)

 

15-199 Employees:

1 Newfoundland & Labrador #3 Kit (or higher if required by an officer) 

 

200+ Employees:

1 First Aid Attendant, plus 1 Newfoundland & Labrador #3 Kit for each existing group of 25

 

Links to First Aid Kits:

 

First Aid Canada is pleased to offer all kits required above well as additional products, equipment and supplies. A highly recommended item to any workplace is an Automated External Defibrillator as it has the power to save lives - for more information on AEDs, click here. If you have any questions regarding first aid and safety in the workplace, please do not hesitate to contact the First Aid Canada Team.

 

Life is Precious. Be Prepared.